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q at TIFF: Brie Larson says Room broke her in half

Brie Larson has had great smaller parts in 21 Jump Street, Trainwreck and The Gambler, but her new starring role in Room — based on the book by Irish-Canadian writer Emma Donoghue — is being hailed as a breakthrough, and a serious Oscar contender. She joins Shad to talk about how she prepared for the role.
Brie Larson has had great smaller parts in 21 Jump Street, Trainwreck and The Gambler, but her new starring role in Room — based on the book by Irish-Canadian writer Emma Donoghue — is being hailed as a breakthrough, and a serious Oscar contender. She joins Shad to talk about how she prepared for the role. 21:04